What is Ophthalmology?
Ophthalmology is a medical branch that deals with eye health. The medical branch deals with both surgical and non-surgical treatments for vision problems. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), at least 2.2 billion people in the world have either near or distant vision problems. Problems related to eye health can affect a person at any age group but it's most common in people above 50 years of age. General eye health can be checked by an eye doctor. But, if the condition includes conditions like cataracts, optic nerve problems, eye infections, and other serious conditions, you may require to get it checked by an ophthalmologist. Give us a call and schedule free consultation with an ophthalmologist in Chandigarh.